Nugget is a famous American high alpha variety developed in 1983 at Oregon State University. This hop has become increasingly popular for its spicy, herbal aromas with a pear and peach note.
Pedigree: Lineage includes Brewer's Gold, Early Green and Canterbury Golding
Brewing Usage: Bittering
Aroma: Mild, herbal and pleasant
Alpha Acids %: 12.0-14.5
Beta Acids %: 4.0-6.0
Co-Humolone: 24-30% of Alpha Acids
Total Oil: 1.7-2.3 mls/100g
General Trade Perception: A high alpha acid hop with a good aroma profile
Possible Substitutions: Galena, Magnum, Columbus
Typical Beer Styles: Ales, Stout, Barley Wine, Saison, Biere de Garde
* All hops in stock are stored in a cold environment to ensure the highest freshness possible. Alpha and Beta acid amounts vary between batches and may not be exactly as pictured, however are generally with in the ranges stated above.